There are 77 faculty members at SIM including 34 full-time professors, 34 associate professors, 9 lecturers and there are 40 doctoral supervisors at present. All of the young and middle-aged faculty members(below 50 years old) possess doctoral degree. Over eighty-five percent of the faculty members have experiences conducting studies and/or research abroad.

Among the faculty members, there are 2 Senior Professors in humanities and social sciences, 2 teachers are members of Disciplinary Appraisal Panel of State Council, one is the member of Social Science Committee of MOE. And there is 1 state-level notable teacher, 2 Hubei province-level notable teachers, 9 experts receiving special government allowance, 2 "Changjiang Scholar", 8 "Luojia Special Professors", 2 on the list of the Top-notch Youth Talent Support Plan of the Central Organization Department, 11 selected to enter the Support Plan of New Century Excellent Talents of the MOE, 1 listed in Hubei Provincial Project of New Century Senior Talents, 4 members at the Steering Committee of Specialty Teaching of MOE, 8 playing the leading roles in different national academic institutions, 6 peer reviewers and two members of editorial board of international academic journals. in addition, four teams of young teachers have been selected as Wuhan University Post-70s Academic Teams.

SIM has also invited several established experts and scholars from home and abroad as visiting or adjunct professors.